History Characters / TheStand

26th Dec '15 10:22:51 AM Farnham
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* WhatHappenedToTheMouse: In the book he's last 'seen' onpage talking over the radio to one of his officers in LA during the last days of the plague. It is very possible he died of the superflu but notably he gives no indications of being sick even at this very late stage, leaving his fate a mystery (the miniseries implies he will contract the flu).
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* WhatHappenedToTheMouse: In the book he's last 'seen' onpage talking over the radio to one of his officers in LA during the last days of the plague.plague, though he may have also been the one who ordered Elder to terminate Stu, which occurred the following evening. It is very possible he died of the superflu but notably he gives no indications of being sick even at this very late stage, leaving his fate a mystery (the miniseries implies he will contract the flu).
26th Dec '15 10:16:07 AM Farnham
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-> Harold Lauder grew up in Ogonquit, Maine, as the fat kid whom nobody liked. He always had a crush on Frannie Goldsmith but never told her. Harold is extremely bitter and sees his new situation as a chance to get Frannie once and for all. * AdaptationalAttractiveness: In the book, Harold is described as being an overweight dweeb with bad acne. In the mini-series he is played by the slender and handsome Corin Nemec.
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-> Harold Lauder grew up in Ogonquit, Ogunquit, Maine, as the fat kid whom nobody liked. He always had a crush on Frannie Goldsmith but never told her. Harold is extremely bitter and sees his new situation as a chance to get Frannie once and for all. * AbhorrentAdmirer: Is this to Frannie in the miniseries, where Frannie's father says that Harold's had a crush on her since Frannie was nine years old. In the novel his big sister was Frannie's best friend, but they only really got to know each other after the superflu had ravaged Oguinquit. * AdaptationalAttractiveness: In the book, Harold is described as being an overweight dweeb with bad acne. In the mini-series miniseries he is played by the slender and handsome Corin Nemec.

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-> Harold Lauder grew up in Ogonquit, Maine, as the fat kid whom nobody liked. He always had a crush on Frannie Goldsmith but never told her. Harold is extremely bitter and sees his new situation as a chance to get Frannie once and for all. * AdaptationalAttractiveness: BlatantLies: In the book, Harold is described as being an overweight dweeb with bad acne. In the mini-series miniseries he is played by shown holding a press conference where he categorically denies the slender and handsome Corin Nemec.existence of the superflu. This is in contrast to the novel, where there is no indication that he ever leaves his command post during the crisis.
5th Dec '15 4:19:31 AM Farnham
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* ImAHumanitarian: Lloyd is in prison during the Superflu, and when he doesn't get food any more because all of the guards have died, he resorts to eating from the leg of one of his fellow prisoners.
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* ImAHumanitarian: Lloyd is in prison during the Superflu, and when he doesn't get food any more because all of the guards have died, died or run away, he resorts to eating from the leg of one of his fellow prisoners.
3rd Dec '15 5:39:35 AM LitleWiggle
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Unless someone called him out, that's not an example
* WhatTheHellHero: He asked Nadine to leave Joe/Leo behind because he was dangerous and unpredictable. He was also a traumatized kid.
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* WhatTheHellHero: He asked Nadine to leave Joe/Leo behind because he was dangerous and unpredictable. He was also a traumatized kid.
2nd Dec '15 3:56:23 PM jmparker78
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* TroublinglyUnchildlikeBehavior: She says she's 17, but Nick thinks she's aging herself up and is more like 14 or 15. She carries herself like an experienced bar-slut but Nick realizes that her brazen sexuality is just a symptom of her real problem; bug-nuts insanity.
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* TroublinglyUnchildlikeBehavior: TroublingUnchildlikeBehavior: She says she's 17, but Nick thinks she's aging herself up and is more like 14 or 15. She carries herself like an experienced bar-slut but Nick realizes that her brazen sexuality is just a symptom of her real problem; bug-nuts insanity.
2nd Dec '15 3:55:19 PM jmparker78
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* WomanScorned: Her mood switches from flirtatious to bitchy toward Nick for the crime of not having sex with her ''a second time'' after meeting her less than two hours ago. Then she [[spoiler:starts shooting at him and Tom]].
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* TroublinglyUnchildlikeBehavior: She says she's 17, but Nick thinks she's aging herself up and is more like 14 or 15. She carries herself like an experienced bar-slut but Nick realizes that her brazen sexuality is just a symptom of her real problem; bug-nuts insanity. * WomanScorned: Her mood switches from flirtatious to bitchy toward Nick for the crime of not having sex with her ''a second time'' after meeting her less than two hours ago. Then Then, in retribution, she convinces Tom Cullen that his medicine is really poison, and when Nick tells her that she can't come with them, she [[spoiler:starts shooting at him and Tom]].
1st Dec '15 2:43:39 AM ManEFaces
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1st Dec '15 2:42:39 AM ManEFaces
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1st Dec '15 2:42:08 AM ManEFaces
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** As Glen Bateman says to Flagg's men: "His name is Randall Flagg, also known as The Dark Man, also known as The Tall Man, also known as The Walkin' Dude. Don't some of you call him that? Call him Beelzebub, because that's his name, too. Call him Nyarlathotep and Ahaz and Astaroth. Call him R'lyeh and Seti and Anubis. [[IAmLegion His name is legion]] and he's an apostate of Hell and you men kiss his ass."
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** As Glen Bateman says to Flagg's men: "His men: -->''ďAre you so afraid of him you donít dare speak his name? Very well, Iíll say it for you. His name is Randall Flagg, also known as The Dark Man, the darkman, also known as The Tall Man, the tall man, also known as The Walkin' the Walkin Dude. Don't Donít some of you call him that? Call him Beelzebub, [[{{Satan}} Beelzebub]], because that's thatís his name, too. Call him Nyarlathotep [[Creator/HPLovecraft Nyarlathotep]] and Ahaz and Astaroth. Call him R'lyeh Ríyelah and [[Myth/EgyptianMythology Seti and Anubis. [[IAmLegion Anubis]]. His name is legion]] legion and he's heís an apostate of Hell hell and you men kiss his ass."Ē''
26th Oct '15 11:08:52 AM FlakyPorcupine
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%%* AteHisGun
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%%* AteHisGun* AteHisGun: [[spoiler:After being left behind by Flagg, he chooses to write a suicide note and fire his gun inside of his mouth.]]

%%* FaceHeelTurn
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%%* FaceHeelTurn* FaceHeelTurn: [[spoiler:After being manipulated and driven by envy, he sets a bomb up to kill the Boulder community and go to Las Vegas.]] ** HeelFaceDoorSlam: [[spoiler:He realizes that he could have went on and become a valued member of the Boulder community if he settled his petty grudges, but by that point he is alone in the middle of the desert and left for dead.]]
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